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CBD power outage gives IT managers headaches

Many IT managers in Sydney's CBD have had to put their power contingency plans into effect today as electricity to sections of the city was cut off thanks to a fire in an underground cable tunnel.

CERT Quarterly Summary

Editor's note: As a service to our readers and with the permission of the Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT), we are publishing CERT's quarterly summary of issues that have come before its incident response team. CERT Summary CS-2000-03

Bulletin: Judge Rules to Split Microsoft

As expected, U.S. District Court Judge Thomas Penfield Jackson this afternoon issued a ruling ordering that the government's request to split Microsoft Corp. into two companies be adopted.

Commerce One, Ispat to Form Online Metals Exchange

Commerce One and Netherlands-based steelmaker Ispat International N.V. today announced plans to form a new company that will create and operate an online trading community for the entire metals industry.